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below 50%, basically even now with republicans on the economy, even though he had a big advantage after the election. >> look, when you're in the business of trying to form a compromise, get the other side to even come to the table with some commonsense ideas, i'm not surprised that the president is a little lower than 50%. but, you know, we have a budget now, we have a moral document, a blueprint for the policy debates that are going to take place this summer. one of the interesting things that i enjoyed watching was at 2:00 a.m., is that we got a chance to -- i don't get those other channels, george. but, they had an opportunity to talk about the keystone pipeline, they had an opportunity to talk about a biannual budget. this gave the senators more than an opportunity to talk about big issues as well as the budgetary. >> scored a lot of political points with all of those amendments. >> they did. and while this is a normal piece of legislative business, one does wonder why they did it at 5:00 in the morning? but it is a good thing they got it done. >> you're nodding your head? >> yes,
to this country and to the economy, now. on the eve of another week for the dow, many baby-boomers who rode the rollercoaster, finally seeing a recovery. the dow is finishing a ten-day rally. this is where it will end up in the morning, just over 14,500 points. and tonight, abc's bianna golodryga, tonight, with a couple you met right here on "world news." staying the course worked. >> reporter: family vacations it's what bill and kathy lived for. and what they were planning on when they invested in their 401(k). but like so many others, their nest egg took a hard fall in 2008. when we talked to them in january, they had gotten some good news. >> my retirement went crash. and the recovery has been fantastic. >> reporter: and today? >> 401(k)s have done very well since january. you're up probably around 10%-plus, in a lot of accounts. >> reporter: their accounts have doubled. some tripled since 2009, which means more family vacations. and they're not alone. with the dow having its best run in 16 years. >> starting from an environment where people thought the u.s. economy was really just done
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as the economy gains steam. can this party last? it's monday, march 18th. >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now" with john muller and diana perez. >> hey, wow. >> who? >> they said our names. >> let's hear that again. >> cue that up again. ♪ >> "world news now." >> announcer: from abc news, this is "world news now" with john muller and diana perez. >> sounds nice, right. >> that's you. >> let's do it. >> that's you, me, us. welcoming a familiar face to our anchor desk. here this morning. of course, a face that you recognize. john muller, congratulations. welcome to the team. >> a thrill to be here. i have filled in dozens of times. hopefully a few of you know me. out there. like i said all morning long, i have always been a fan of the show. i always really watched it because i used to do another show cross town locally. i would look up from the makeup chair and be like those poor guys are already up and doing it. what i am about to do. i thought i was the only one up at the hour. i'm a night owl. and i have always loved the show. tradition of people sitting in the cha
encouraging news for the recession battered bay area economy. some good signs of recovery. there is some growth. exception is san jose. david louie joins to us explain. >> some are suffering from a case ever sagging supply and demand. the number of flights operating here as dropped for the past five years. down 3% just in the past year which led to a kor spending nearly 1% drop in passenger traffic. $1.3 billion went into building a terminal b modernizing terminal a. this gets high marks for appearance and convenience. >> it's clean, nice. fast. and i live in san francisco. and you can get back and north a cab. sometimes you get stuck in traffic. it's not faster. >> you can tell from a few shuttered restaurants that the expanded airport isn't operating anywhere close to capacity. eight million passengers flew and n.and out last year. a new common used lounge called the club is an example of the facilities built to draw more passengers. good news is that virgin america is coming to san jose in may. and al-nippon plans to resume tokyo flights. >> we have tremendous capacity here and we're
stock price. the federal reserve chairman says the u.s. economy strengthened but needs the fed's help to keep interest rates low. the fed agreed to keep a $85 billion plan in place. >> now, wall street glad to hear hear thachl the dow shot up 55 points today up 11% since the first of the year. >> and safeway announced a money saving partnership in place for a couple weeks. you can now use your rewards points to get a discount of up to 20 cents a gallon. >> taking that home would be helpful. >> a local film maker once reserved for multi million dollar movie autos he said it's gear anyone can buy. >>> police on the peninsula zeroed in on two plus busy sections of el camino real today looking for drivers. you can see here how this narrowly missing being hit by cars. motorcycle officers then raced into traffic to stop drivers. >> locations identified with data. they're also identified by citizen complaints or business complaints. >> what can i say? you know? i said i did. you know? what i can i do? >> police say it took a strumpk driver off the streets. they arrested the man in fen low pa
. is nbc ready to overhaul "the tonight show" again? >>> welcome back. the economy is good but not good enough. the federal reserve sees steady improvement but isn't sure the growth is for real. chairman ben bernanke says the fed will continue its stimulus program to keep long-term interest rates low, but he hinted the fed might cut back if it sees more improvement in the job market. >>> and one area where there is real improvement is the housing market. we're expecting good news this morning about existing home sales. there aren't many of them on the market apparently, and that's creating a sudden increase in demand for new homes taking builders quite by surprise. they're even having trouble finding construction workers. >>> gas prices this morning averaged $3.70. they've been holding there for about a month but many feel they're still too high especially considering the boom we're having in domestic oil production. the oil industry is blaming the federal ethanol requirement, but the ethanol industry says the additive costs less than gasoline, so that's nonsense. >>> the company that m
association is projecting ncaa fans pumping $1 million into the local economy. ken snid has tickets to all four games today. >> two nights in the hotel. about $4,000. >> two brothers saw a golden opportunity to sell balloons. >> i think this is going to be like a weekend. >> scalpers making a few bucks but avoided the camera. this creates a steady flow of people. business owners are ecstatic. litesen to the number of pizzas amecis will be selling. >> we've prepared a lot of dough making up to a thousand mini pizzas to send to hp pavilion to sell at concourse level wex expect another 150 large pizzas for the crowd. >> all of this is frosting on the cake for downtown san jose because the city was not involved in bidding for games, so there are no financial considerations no, concessions, no incentives made for this game. or series of games. >> thank you. >>. >> plenty of cheers and groans at st. mayor ease's college. the gaelz took on memphis. hopes high for st. mary's but memphis too athletic of a group. st. mary's almost pulled off a big come back here. that swro been for the win right the
a slow tart with worries about cyprus, a small country, small economy, but it plans to tax people's bank accounts their deposits because of their budget problems. that is raising new concerns about the stability of the european banking system and probably some worse on wall street, especially as we are up here near record highs and we are trading lower across the board and the silicon valley index down on the day so far. the fattest moving real estate market in the country shows the number homes uncontract in 24 hours or less, and the past five months, phoenix has 540 of the so-called flash sales, the most of many, and hoes is -- san jose is the 15th highest. the inventory shortage and higher buyer demand is fueling the instant sales and los angeles has more coming in at 7th and sacramento at eight. live from the new york stock exchange for your news. exchange for your news. >> the morning newsys of walking to give a breast cancer survivor a lifetime-- that's definitely a fair trade. it was such a beautiful experience. (jessica lee) ♪ and it's beautiful (woman) why walk 60 miles in the
of people's savings. bankruptcy could rick shay through the fragile economies of europe straight to the u.s. a vote is expected in cyprus in the next couple of days. >> all right with a ban on supersized soda on hold michael bloomberg now taking aim at tobacco. it's to encourage young people from smoke according to the mayor. >> tobacco targets children, going neighborhoods where the bottom end of the economic ladder and they believe those people are more susceptible to add ads and less able to make the distinction. >> new york has some of the most restrictive antismoking regulations in the country, cigarettes banned in many public parks and other public places as well. >>> brings us to the facebook question of the day. what would you do to stop children from smoking cigarettes? d logon to wnn.com. mayor bloomberg is told to but out. >> when i cover my red wine from my cold, dead fingers i'm taking a stand. >> that's the question, how far do you go if it's really for the kids, how far do you go? >> it's about education. it's good they don't have the commercials on tv but bocks behind the
. the event is estimated to deliver $31 million to san francisco's economy. >> so there could be parking issues in san francisco, right? >> that is right, downtown. >> still ahead in our 6:00 hour, the hearing underway in italy that could end with american amanda knox return dog percent. >> three people are shot at a san francisco nightclub over the weekend and now a decision will be made about the future of the club. >> prince harry is getting ready for his first united u.s. visite >> the san francisco entertainment commission will decide whether a south of market nightclub can we open after three people were shot there yesterday afternoon. the bay area news group reports that the most seriously injured victim was a man in his 30's has been up graded to stable condition. the violence started with a fight inside the club at 1:00 o'clock on sunday morning. a victim was shot inside the club but the shooting continues outside the club where a second victim was shot. the third victim was found in a parking lot half a mile away. so far, no arrests have been made. >> the 13th largest city in t
economy. >> we have new details released into prince harry's next trip to the united states, seen here flying a helicopter will arrive may 9 and stay for about a week. harry will visit arlington, virginia, colorado, connecticut, and new jersey and visit troops at walter reed medical center and victims of super storm sandy, but noticeably absent from the royal's itinerary is las vegas and not coming to california. dads, you do not need to lock up your daughters. >> 6:47, new this morning, the dow is up following the cyrus bailout. >> word of caution if you are thinking of taking out a student loan for one of your children. jane king is live in the new york stock exchange with more for us. jane? >> good morning, it is that time of year when student whose is been admitted to college find out how much financial aid they are getting or not. if you borrow do finance a college education, make sure you have a plan to pay off the debt when you take out the loan. cited in the "wall street journal", a company says parents should not borrow more than they can pay back in ten years and avoid plus l
. i mean you talk about consumer confidence and when the economy is really, really going to kick into high gear. people lost money, value in their homes. when they feel their investment they are living in is worth that money that they lost they're going to start spending again. >> yeah, the time that you really start to see if the economy is actually growing or not. this is good news for me. we are trying to sell our house in connecticut. if you want a house in connecticut. call. >> good luck on that one. >>> harvard researchers say skip the salt and you will live longer. the study links excessive sodium consumption to 2.3 million deaths. many deaths are premature. one in ten american deaths may be linked to health problems from salty diets. the latest study sold many prepackaged foods sold to toddlers contain too much salt. tell you what, i never really was a salt junkie. the older i get the more i love the salt. >> yeah. >> i love it. >> the worse it is for you. unfortunately. >> i know. although the second part of the study, toddlers lot of prepackaged food for them. it's true
.s. not charged at this point. now to the story threatening the global economy and affecting stocks here at home. outrage is growing in the small nation of cyprus. the government would seize 10% of the people's bank accounts for the bailout. banks are shut down to prevent people from withdraws their savings. >>> here at home, a computer glitch set off a panic for chase customers. when they checked the balances in their accounts, they saw this. the bank says it was there error. the problem is resolved. >> good news. i thought it was just me. >>> now to winter's blast. snow and ice hitting so much of the country. with an update of sorts, sam champion, the man we're blaming this morning. >> let's show you how much the entire eastern coast of the country, enveloped in the country. up to 10 inches of snow up to 2 feet in the mountains of new england. more than 360 storm reports in the south. most of them big, big hailstones and powerful winds. the pictures out of mississippi. the last few places to pick up snow this morning. from northern new york state to burlington, maine. the entire state of massa
definitely. >> reporter: which means this beautiful i the fate of the european and perhaps world economie nick schifrin, abc news, cyprus. >>> all right, statue of liberty which was shut down after hurricane sandy set to reopen in time for fourth of july. the statue itself survived the , bulad sits badly d. making it uoritor repairs should be compl summer trav >>> after a relentless final few weeks of winter, we are pleased to report that spring arrives. at 7:02 eastern time. just a few hours from now. as abc's ginger zee reports it's welcome news for the northeast after another major winter storm. >> reporter: it is like a broken en plows down. shovels out and that familiar sound. spring is just hours away yet nowhere in sight. >> so much for the groundhog, huh? i think he got that one wrong. >> it's ridiculous. we are tired of it. >> reporter: so is judy. >> i still have snow banks like this. it is not going away. we are all miserable. >> reporter: she had to close her bakery for the first time ever. thanks to the snow >> tims no bad. this year it is constant. >> i'm sick of
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